Down load the
template and categorize
the results of the brainstorming section.
With your teacher brainstorm lists containing assets/income and liability/expense
items that a consumer might have. Place these items into two the appropriate
columns of the template.
Save a copy of the completed template and e-mail or submit your document to your
Locate the hourly wage for three or more jobs that you would want to have.
Find a job
California Occupation Explorer site
explore the job that you think your interest in. We will use the "Entry Rate"
for our salary calculation.
Calculate the daily rate. The ratio is 8 to 1
Calculate the weekly rate. The ratio is 5 to 1
Calculate the monthly rate. The ratio is 4 to 1
Enter the Monthly Rate in your Workbook. Make sure to save often. You should
use the formula features of Excel to complete the workbook.
Research other jobs on a national level. Explain why the jobs may have different
pay rates on a national level. Do you think that where you live makes a differnce
on what you get paid? Explain your answer.
US Dept. of Labor and Statistics
Write up to one page report on your job. The paper will be double spaced
and 11 point Arial font.